Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons

81.770 shackles is about one-and-one-fifth times as long as The Preakness Stakes
In other words, it's 1.173732 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 0.8519832 times that amount.
(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 69.666670 shackles. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.
There's more!
Click here to see how other things compare to 81.770 shackles...